Wednesday, 30 December
723. Controversies in Luso-Afro-Brazilian Studies
1:45–3:00 p.m., Jefferson, Loews
Program arranged by the American Portuguese Studies Association
Presiding: Victor K. Mendes, Univ. of Massachusetts, North Dartmouth
1. “The Benefits of Controversies in Luso-Afro-Brazilian Studies,” Victor K. Mendes
2. “Anthologies of Poetry and the Discussion about the Portuguese Poetic Canon,” Ricardo Vasconcelos, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara
3. “Graffiti in Galicia: The Dueling Orthographic Identity of Galician Portuguese,” Kendra Douglas, Western Washington Univ.